Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 336 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Monday, 25 May 2020 at 00:21 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - 336 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Monday, 25 May 2020 at 00:21 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 233 km depth

25 May 00:30 UTC: First to report: BMKG after 9 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 142.0 km.
May 25 04:30: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 142.0 to 233.0 km.
Date & time: 25 May 2020 12:21:05 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 233.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.78°S / 130.38°E (Indonesia)
Nearest volcano: Manuk (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
145 km (90 mi) NE of Rumadai
263 km (163 mi) W of Tual (pop: 39,500)
316 km (196 mi) SSE of Amahai (Central Maluku Regency) (pop: 47,700)
336 km (209 mi) SE of Ambon (pop: 355,600)
554 km (344 mi) S of Sorong (pop: 125,500)
628 km (390 mi) WSW of Nabire (pop: 43,900)
683 km (424 mi) SW of Manokwari (pop: 53,200)
2604 km (1618 mi) E of Jakarta (pop: 8,540,100)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.6233 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)BMKG
M 4.8142 kmBanda Sea (Indonesia)EMSC

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Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 336 km southeast of Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia, on Monday, 25 May 2020 at 00:21 (GMT)
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